Events in Sharon, PA
WATERFIRE SHARON 2016 EVENT SERIES724-981-5882 x111
Throughout Downtown Sharon, PA
July 16, August 20 and September 24, 2016 | 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM - Lighting occurs shortly after sunset. Admission: Free and open to the public.
WaterFire Sharon incorporates over fifty sparkling bonfires ablaze on the Shenango River emitting the fragrant scent of aromatic cedar and pine as silhouettes of firetenders pass by the flames. Imagine strolling the riverbank while enjoying firelight flickering off of the bridges accompanied by enchanting music, diverse performers and artists from around the globe engage your senses.
WaterFire is a World Class series of innovative, multi-sensory performance events created by artist Barnaby Evans in the mid-1990s for Providence, RI. This public art performance brings people together in beautiful, open spaces to enjoy artistic programming featuring the distinctiveness an American small town has to offer.
Small Business Saturday™800-637-2370
Holiday Extravaganza: Kick off the holiday season in downtown Sharon on Small Business Saturday. Dozens of local merchants provide thousands of dollars in prizes! DownTown ShopAround starts at 10am with carolers, art and food vendors and free trolley rides. Starting at 6pm the Night of Lights festivities include musical and dance performances, free refreshments, horse drawn sleigh, ceremonial lighting of the tree and Christmas Cherub, and fireworks.